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Even though they’re actually paying for access to thousands of medical providers across the country, most insured Americans stick to the neighborhood—and they’re not all that loyal to their doctors, either. 

According to a survey from Create and Brighton Health Plan Solutions, one-size-fits-all health plans  just aren’t cutting it for most people. In fact, the report finds that despite having access to national networks of medical providers, 71 percent of insured have not used a doctor in another state in the past year and 55 percent are willing to travel only 30 minutes or less to visit their doctor.

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